The Musical of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of being Earnest

at the Key Theatre Staged by Robert Arditti

The City of London and the social life of the day

Jack 'Nigel Williams' learning about Bunburying

Sarah Shipton as Miss Prism teaches Cecily, Amanda Bairstow her daily lessons

Uncle Jack annouces the death of his brother Earnest

upset Cecily runs to her room in tears

Jack's cousin Algernon, Cal McCrystal arrives and pretends to be Earnest still alive

Cecily meets Gwendolin, Charmien Gradwell

The Tea Party

Lady Bracknell forbids the marriage of Jack to Gwendolin


Lady Bracknell 'Ann Hamilton' finds that Jack is indeed Earnest